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How Big Air, Big Dollars, and a New Generation Took Sports to the Extreme

Amped( )
Author: Browne, David
Publication Date:Aug 2005
Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing USA
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.95
Book Description:

Amped is the first comprehensive account of the history, culture, and business of action sports-skateboarding, snowboarding, BMX, and freestyle motocross. Journalist David Browne interviews more than 100 athletes, pioneers, industry executives, manufacturers, and the adolescent amateurs at the heart of this movement. On his journey, he unravels the eye-opening tale of a flourishing culture that continues to reject old-fashioned stick-and-ball sports in favor of individualistic forms...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Sports & Recreation / Extreme Sports
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.25 x 0.88 Inches
Book Weight:0.57 Pounds

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